Northern Ireland

Londonderry rocket: Three men due in court

The bomb was found in a car in the Creggan area of Londonderry
The bomb was found in a car in the Creggan area of Londonderry

Three men in their 40s are due to appear in court in Londonderry later charged with terror offences.

It follows the discovery of a home-made rocket in a car stopped in the city on Thursday night.

The men are charged with possession of explosives, conspiracy to murder and having articles for use in terrorism.

A 41-year-old man who was also arrested was released unconditionally. Police said the rocket was of a type used to attack armoured vehicles.

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